Local Van Zandt County Authors

Van Zandt County Genealogical Society



This page is dedicated to our local authors who have taken the time to research and create a manuscript and have that manuscript published. This takes time and dedication to a particular subject. All these books contain material from Van Zandt County. If you or someone you know has published an article in a magazine, a book or other published material that you would like to share with others, please contact Sibyl and the material will be place on this page.



"A Call To Arms"

by Sue Wilkinson

 

"A Call To Arms, Van Zandt Co., TX, World War I," compiled by Sue Wilkinson has just recently won a top award in the Texas State Genealogical Society's annual writing competition. It is a soft cover, spiral bound book containing approximately 70 pages. It contains an aphabetical listing of all the men registering for the draft in the county, by town; an alphabetical listing of the honored dead with a surname index of all the obituaries; and news about the men in training at Camp Travis and else where, and at war. This information was extracted and transcribed from the newspapers of Van Zandt County including the Canton Herald, the Grand Saline Sun and the Wills Point Chronicle.


This book may be purchased directly from Sue Wilkinson for $15 plus shipping. For further details, contact Sue at 903-865-1253.


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